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  • Editor: J. H. Eberly
  • Vol. 6, Iss. 3 — Jan. 31, 2000
  • pp: 64–68

Two-photon holography in 3-D photopolymer host-guest matrix

Cornelius Diamond, Yuri Boiko, and Sadik Esener  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 6, Issue 3, pp. 64-68 (2000)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.6.000064


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Abstract

We demonstrate for the first time two-photon induced holographic recording at an arbitrary point in three dimensional photopolymeric cube by overlapping two coherent pulses from a 200 femtosecond Ti: Sapphire tunable laser operating at 710 nm. Spatial overlap is achieved by a novel pupil division method. The polymer material is made of epoxy host, which is fully polymerized and filled with liquid photopolymerisable formulation comprising acrylate type monomer and two-photon photoinitiator. Measured diffraction efficiency is measured to be 3.5%.

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OCIS Codes
(050.0050) Diffraction and gratings : Diffraction and gratings
(090.7330) Holography : Volume gratings
(130.3120) Integrated optics : Integrated optics devices
(130.3130) Integrated optics : Integrated optics materials
(160.2900) Materials : Optical storage materials

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History
Original Manuscript: December 6, 1999
Published: January 31, 2000

Citation
Cornelius Diamond, Yuri Boiko, and Sadik Esener, "Two-photon holography in a 3D photopolymer host-guest matrix," Opt. Express 6, 64-68 (2000)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-6-3-64


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